Sunday, December 22, 2013

The Power of Prayer

Question to George Mueller: Have you ever had any unanswered prayers?

George Mueller's Response: None. Well except for one. But it will be answered. How could it be any other way, I'm still praying. 

     In case you are not familiar with George Mueller, or what he accomplished through prayer, I am adding this excerpt and a link to the entire article.


                                            George Müller

                                                                 by J. Gilchrist Lawson
George MullerAmong the greatest monuments of what can be accomplished through simple faith in God are the great orphanages covering thirteen acres of ground on Ashley Downs, Bristol, England. When God put it into the heart of George Muller to build these orphanages, he had only two shillings (50 cents) in his pocket. Without making his wants known to any man, but to God alone, over a million, four hundred thousand pounds ($7,000,000) were sent to him for the building and maintaining of these orphan homes. When the writer first visited them, near the time of Mr. Muller's death, there were five immense buildings of solid granite, capable of accommodating two thousand orphans. In all the years since the first orphans arrived the Lord had sent food in due time, so that they had never missed a meal for want of food.
Although George Muller became famous as one of the greatest men of prayer known to history, he was not always a saint. He wandered very deep into sin before he was brought to Christ. . .Continue reading here.  

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